Categories: General Date: Oct 16, 2008 Title: the Velveteen Rabbit
"Real isn't how you are made, said the skin horse. It's a thing that happens to you. When a child loves you for a long time, not just to play with but really loves you, then you become real"
"it takes a long time. That's why it doesn't often happen to people who break easily or who have sharp edges or who have to be carefully kept"